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Congressman John Ratcliffe

Representing the 4th District of Texas

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May 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe’s (R-Texas) bill to combat child exploitation passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. The Strengthening Children’s Safety Act of 2017 (H.R. 1842) boosts children’s safety by closing loopholes in the federal laws that punish sex offenders.

May 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) announced today the grand prize winner of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition: Brittany Ables of Rockwall High School. Her artwork was selected by a panel of judges who assessed submissions from high school students all across the 18 counties in Texas’ 4th District.

May 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe’s (R-Texas) Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act of 2017 (H.R. 1616) passed the U.S. House of Representatives today.

May 12, 2017 Press Release

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas), House Homeland Security cybersecurity chairman, released the following statement on President Donald J. Trump's Executive Order Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure issued Thursday:

May 11, 2017 Press Release

TEXARKANA, Texas – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) announced a major economic development win for the greater Texarkana region at a ceremony Thursday in New Boston, Texas.

May 10, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) released the following statement in response to the dismissal of FBI Director James Comey: 

May 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) voted Thursday for the American Health Care Act, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives to repeal Obamacare and implement conservative health care reforms in its place. He released the following statement following the bill’s passage:

April 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe’s Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act of 2017 gained traction in the Senate earlier this month when Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley and Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein introduced companion legislation.

April 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) formally recognized a Rockwall resident Thursday for his extraordinary efforts to help a veteran in need. Stan Lowrance, a local dentist, received the “John Ratcliffe Lone Star Award” for providing pro bono dental care to a veteran who could not afford treatment for her painful condition.

April 18, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) introduced a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution (H.J. Res. 98) last week to bring much-needed fiscal discipline to Washington.

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In The News

March 13, 2017 In The News

By Rep. John Ratcliffe

December 2, 2016 In The News

By John Ratcliffe
Special to The Jerusalem Post

November 11, 2016 In The News

By John Ratcliffe
Special to TribTalk

November 7, 2016 In The News

By Jared Meyer

October 14, 2016 In The News

By Rep. John Ratcliffe
Special to Fox News

Nearly a decade ago, I had the honor and privilege of being appointed as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas by former President George W. Bush.

February 24, 2016 In The News

By John Ratcliffe and Will Hurd 

Special to Politico

November 23, 2015 In The News

By John Ratcliffe
Special to the Herald Democrat

The American people are rightfully afraid of what they see happening each night on their televisions. Paris is in a state of chaos in the wake of an ISIS-led attack that left hundreds dead and injured. The stakes are high, and the world is looking for American leadership.

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May 12, 2015 Photo Gallery

The Congressional Art Competition, themed “An Artistic Discovery”, is an opportunity to recognize and encourage the artistic talent in the nation, as well as in each congressional district.   Mr. Ratcliffe is extremely impressed with the quality of artwork his office received this year, and he is so proud of the talented youth in our district.

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